The Power of Long-Term Perspective

Effective and impactful leaders are characterized by their ability to inspire action through active engagement and maintaining a long-term perspective. The importance of these leadership capabilities was reinforced recently during my first ULI Advisory Services Panel experience. Members from across the country and I were charged with recommending a redevelopment strategy for a public housing project……
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Fort Worth, Texas—Advisory Services Panel

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Given the growth and emergence of strong mixed-use urban industrial districts nationwide, MassDevelopment, and the cities of Malden and Everett tasked the panel to focus on the unique issues of land development in metro Boston’s urban core, in light of the additional land development activity and market need for increased housing, commercial space and the integration of these uses….
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Amidst Continued Strong Capital Flows In Europe, the Real Estate Industry Focuses on Contending with Disruptive Forces and Meeting the Needs of Occupiers

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Rapidly changing demands of occupiers and the disruptive forces of technology, demographics, social change, and rapid urbanisation are permeating the European real estate value chain, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Europe 2016: Beyond the Capital, a forecast published jointly by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and PwC….
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Largo Town Center, Maryland—Advisory Services Panel

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Given the growth and emergence of strong mixed-use urban industrial districts nationwide, MassDevelopment, and the cities of Malden and Everett tasked the panel to focus on the unique issues of land development in metro Boston’s urban core, in light of the additional land development activity and market need for increased housing, commercial space and the integration of these uses….
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Midtown Atlanta Site Selected as Study Area for 2016 ULI Hines Student Competition

The competition area in Atlanta’s Midtown South area is not only framed by Interstate 75/85 (foreground), but also by such iconic buildings as the Bank of America Plaza (taller building at right) and the AT&T Midtown Center (left). Image: ULI/Daniel Lobo

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has announced the selection of an area in Atlanta’s Midtown South neighborhood as the study site in the fourteenth annual ULI Hines Student Competition. The ideas competition provides both full- and part-time graduate-level student teams the opportunity to devise a comprehensive design and development program for parts of a real, large-scale site. The team with the winning proposal, selected in April, will receive $50,000….
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Project Employee, Greenprint

The project employee position will be focused on sustainability data analysis, bench-marking and reporting in the commercial real estate industry. This position is ideal for anyone that is detail oriented with a technical background. This position will also require direct communications with Greenprint members and innovation partners. To be successful in this role, the hire will need be to analytical and be able to draw connections between complex and related issues. …
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RFP: San Diego World-Class Waterfront Redevelopment Opportunity

The Port of San Diego is soliciting proposals to redevelop a prime site at the intersection of Downtown San Diego and the San Diego Bayfront. The approximately 70-acre site includes both land and water parcels, extensive frontage along the water’s edge, and takes full advantage of the long vistas of San Diego Bay to the south and west as well as exceptional views of the San Diego skyline to the north and east….
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Chief Executive Officer – Americas

The CEO – Americas will be responsible for the delivery of ULI’s mission in the Americas region, one of three operating regions for ULI. As one of three regional executives, the CEO – Americas will develop market responsive programs, business plans, staffing models and a program of work that delivers member value and the ULI mission, using globally distributed resources to execute and implement results. The CEO – Americas will report to the Global CEO….
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